Elementary Statistics (12th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321836960
ISBN 13: 978-0-32183-696-0

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Statistics - 1-2 Statistical and Critical Thinking - Basic Skills and Concepts - Page 12: 14


There is statistical significance and practical significance.

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This kind of significance refers to the unlikelihood of something, therefore there is statistical significance. The statement says that a 1% chance that such extreme results would occur if the method had no effect. The difference is large enough to be valued, therefore there is practical significance.
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